The 49th Fighter Interceptor Squadron has a rich history dating back to its establishment during World War II. The squadron was activated on 15 January 1941 at Selfridge Field, Michigan, as the 49th Pursuit Squadron. It was initially equipped with P-40 Warhawks and later transitioned to P-39 Airacobras. During World War II, the squadron served in the Pacific Theater, participating in combat operations in New Guinea and the Philippines. Basic shipping included to most countries. Additional costs may incur for EURO, South America and African countries Discount applied for the Sporadic needlework on this patch,. Write to us first if you need an upgrade.